Burrowing Parrot Cyanoliseus patagonus


del Hoyo, J.; Elliott, A.; Sargatal, J. 1997. Handbook of the Birds of the World, Vol. 4: Sandgrouse to Cuckoos. Lynx Edicions, Barcelona, Spain.

Masello J.F., Quillfeldt P., Munimanda G.K., Klauke N., Segelbacher G., Schaefer H.M., Failla M., Cortés M. & Moodley Y. 2011. The high Andes, gene flow and a stable hybrid zone shape the genetic structure of a wide-ranging South American parrot. Frontiers in Zoology 8(16): 1-16.

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BirdLife International (2020) Species factsheet: Cyanoliseus patagonus. Downloaded from on 11/08/2020. Recommended citation for factsheets for more than one species: BirdLife International (2020) IUCN Red List for birds. Downloaded from on 11/08/2020.